Journals Higher Education

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Published: 27 October 2022

256 Pages | 20

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ISBN: 9780198858539


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Sentience

The Invention of Consciousness

Nicholas Humphrey

  • What is consciousness and why has it evolved? Conscious sensations are essential to our idea of ourselves but is it only humans who feel this way? Do animals? Will future machines?
  • Presents a full picture of the author's theory of the evolution of consciousness - one that runs counter to both popular and much scientific opinion
  • Explores the morally crucial question of whether consciousness exists in non-human creatures - with radical conclusions
  • Weaves together intellectual adventure, cutting-edge science, and the author's own experiences to tell the story of a quest to uncover the evolutionary history of consciousness
  • High-profile and award-winning author, widely known for his work on the evolution of consciousness and intelligence

£16.99

Hardback

Published: 27 October 2022

256 Pages | 20

234x153mm

ISBN: 9780198858539


Also Available As:

Ebook


Bookseller Code (TA)

Also of Interest

Sentience

The Invention of Consciousness

Nicholas Humphrey

  • What is consciousness and why has it evolved? Conscious sensations are essential to our idea of ourselves but is it only humans who feel this way? Do animals? Will future machines?
  • Presents a full picture of the author's theory of the evolution of consciousness - one that runs counter to both popular and much scientific opinion
  • Explores the morally crucial question of whether consciousness exists in non-human creatures - with radical conclusions
  • Weaves together intellectual adventure, cutting-edge science, and the author's own experiences to tell the story of a quest to uncover the evolutionary history of consciousness
  • High-profile and award-winning author, widely known for his work on the evolution of consciousness and intelligence

£16.99

Hardback

Published: 27 October 2022

256 Pages | 20

234x153mm

ISBN: 9780198858539


Also Available As:

Ebook


Bookseller Code (TA)

Also of Interest